Holds a Master’s Degree in psychotherapy and counseling and has over twenty years working in trauma healing in various settings including outpatient trauma centers, psychiatric hospitals, inpatient treatment centers. Tanya currently works as a trauma specialist at Cottonwood Tucson. She has presented at conferences and facilitated workshops in the United States and Europe. She believes in the importance of developing narrative, mindfulness and self-compassion as essential skills for supporting trauma resolution and emphasizes the need for integration and the mind body connection in her work. Co-author of The Essence of Resilience: Stories of Triumph over Trauma.